day and night x

dresser in the dining room not the most ideal, but it works for now well, for the next two months… crazy I tell you, but we are content. one day at a time, making the most of. Peace doesn’t come from finding a lake with no storms. It comes from having Jesus in the boat. ~john … Continue reading

day and night ix (summer rhythm)

Slowly falling into a summer rhythm~ Another quiet swimming lesson for the girls this morning. It was rather chilly and the sun was hiding. Testing the water- Nope. Too cold. On the way home, an older sister complained, “Swimming always makes me hungry.” Little guy: “I’m hungry too! Dipping my feet in the water makes me … Continue reading


I was unplugged for a week yet I really didn’t have time to miss anything. We were busy doing this… Meeting with God, making memories, running around and just having fun. What an amazing week at kids camp. It was exhausting but something I will do all over again. I learned valuable lessons from the girls and … Continue reading


Slowing down and doing the Day and Night project last week was so much fun. It feels like I am slowly finding my groove in this blogging world. But for now, I am stepping it up a notch and unplugging for a week. Since I don’t watch television, this simply means internet-free. I can not remember the … Continue reading

day and night viii

a very special day… yet he still had to do the backyard grilling. (it was a gorgeous day for it, after all) i’m thinking of a breakfast date to make up for it. i can not express in words the dreamer’s excitement tonight. she found another passion. giggling and saying “oh, crocheting, how i love you!” … Continue reading

day and night vii (blessings of the storm)

sitting in the shadow in the middle of the day rain and thunder our only music. we passed canned salmon around and called it lunch. little guy asked, “mama, what is electricity?” carefully we counted, sorted and lined up fruit snacks mama dug from a secret place. they are good for cheering up on a day … Continue reading

day and night, vi

she’s busy but mother said to go outside what’s the logical thing to do? lettering fun in the sun notice how she arranged her pens and pencils sequencing for as long as i could remember. oh, and have i told you i have an awesome daughter who willingly takes photos for her mama just so she … Continue reading